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Latest quakes in or near Thorlakshofn, South, Iceland, in the past 24 hours on Saturday, May 21, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 21, 2022 04:11 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 5 quakes above magnitude 3
  • 29 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 248 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Thorlakshofn had 5 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 29 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 248 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
A moderate magnitude 3.8 earthquake occurred in Iceland: 6.8 Km WNW of Reykjanestá 10 hours ago.

Latest quake: Mag. 1.9 | Iceland: 4.3 Km N of Grindavík -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.8 | Iceland: 6.8 Km WNW of Reykjanestá -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Thorlakshofn, South, Iceland (updated )

Past 24 hours:164 quakes | 29 quakes M2+ | 5 quakes M3+
Past 7 days:876 quakes | 157 quakes M2+ | 24 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:1,651 quakes | 267 quakes M2+ | 37 quakes M3+ | 3 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:2,818 quakes | 427 quakes M2+ | 55 quakes M3+ | 5 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:12,662 quakes | 1,915 quakes M2+ | 239 quakes M3+ | 26 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+

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Showing quakes magnitude 1.8 or higher (53 out of 282 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Saturday, May 21, 2022 GMT (5 quakes)
May 21, 2022 3:23 am (GMT +0) (May 21, 2022 03:23 GMT)
1.9

5.1 km
Iceland: 4.3 Km N of Grindavík MoreMap
May 21, 2022 3:21 am (GMT +0) (May 21, 2022 03:21 GMT)
1.8

7.6 km
Iceland: 6.0 Km W of Reykjanestá MoreMap
May 21, 2022 3:11 am (GMT +0) (May 21, 2022 03:11 GMT)
2.3

6.1 km
Iceland: 5.0 Km N of Grindavík MoreMap
May 21, 2022 2:52 am (GMT +0) (May 21, 2022 02:52 GMT)
1.8

4.9 km
Iceland: 4.7 Km NNE of Grindavík MoreMap
May 21, 2022 2:14 am (GMT +0) (May 21, 2022 02:14 GMT)
1.9

7.7 km
Iceland: 7.6 Km W of Reykjanestá MoreMap
Friday, May 20, 2022 GMT (48 quakes)
May 20, 2022 11:27 pm (GMT +0) (May 20, 2022 23:27 GMT)
2.7

7.6 km
Iceland: 7.0 Km WNW of Reykjanestá
I FELT IT
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May 20, 2022 11:22 pm (GMT +0) (May 20, 2022 23:22 GMT)
2.4

7.3 km
Iceland: 31.2 Km SSW of Hellissandur MoreMap
May 20, 2022 10:43 pm (GMT +0) (May 20, 2022 22:43 GMT)
2.3

7.8 km
Iceland: 7.1 Km W of Reykjanestá MoreMap
May 20, 2022 22:15 GMT
2.5

2.5 km
Iceland: 10.4 Km NW of Reykjanestá MoreMap
May 20, 2022 22:11 GMT
1.8

7.3 km
Iceland: 4.5 Km WNW of Reykjanestá MoreMap
May 20, 2022 9:56 pm (GMT +0) (May 20, 2022 21:56 GMT)
2.0

7.4 km
Iceland: 6.8 Km WNW of Reykjanestá MoreMap
May 20, 2022 9:53 pm (GMT +0) (May 20, 2022 21:53 GMT)
1.8

6.8 km
Iceland: 6.0 Km WNW of Reykjanestá MoreMap
May 20, 2022 9:44 pm (GMT +0) (May 20, 2022 21:44 GMT)
1.8

1.2 km
Iceland: 9.3 Km N of Eldey MoreMap
May 20, 2022 8:41 pm (GMT +0) (May 20, 2022 20:41 GMT)
1.9

7.7 km
Iceland: 6.7 Km W of Reykjanestá MoreMap
May 20, 2022 8:18 pm (GMT +0) (May 20, 2022 20:18 GMT)
2.8

8.5 km
Iceland: 7.2 Km WNW of Reykjanestá
I FELT IT
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May 20, 2022 8:03 pm (GMT +0) (May 20, 2022 20:03 GMT)
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n/a
Southern Peninsula, 34 km southwest of Reykjavik, Iceland (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.8 x 1010 joules (16 megawatt hours, equivalent to 13.8 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Thorlakshofn Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Thorlakshofn?

The last earthquake in Thorlakshofn occurred 48 minutes ago: Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - Iceland: 4.3 Km N of Grindavík on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 3:23 am (GMT +0).

How many quakes were there in Thorlakshofn today?

In the past 24 hours, Thorlakshofn, South, Iceland had 53 quakes up to magnitude 3.8.

What was the strongest quake in Thorlakshofn today?

The strongest earthquake in Thorlakshofn today occurred 10 hours ago: Moderate mag. 3.8 earthquake - Iceland: 6.8 Km WNW of Reykjanestá on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 6:33 pm (GMT +0).

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